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The booklover and his books (1917, c1916)



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Author: Koopman, Harry Lyman, 1860-1937
Subject: Books
Publisher: Boston : The Boston book company
Possible copyright status: NOT_IN_COPYRIGHT
Language: English
Call number: SRLF:LAGE-1901852
Digitizing sponsor: MSN
Book contributor: University of California Libraries
Collection: cdl; americana

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Books and booklovers -- Fitness in book design -- Print as an interpreter of meaning -- Favorite book sizes -- The value of reading -- The book of to-day and the book of to-morrow -- A constructive critic of the book -- Books as a librarian would like them -- The book beautiful -- The reader's high privilege -- The background of the book -- The Chinese book -- Thick paper and thin -- The clothing of a book -- Parchment bindings -- Lest we forget the few great books -- Printing problems for science to solve -- Types and eyes: the problem -- Types and eyes: progress -- Exceptions to the rule of legibility -- The student and the library -- Orthographic reform -- The perversities of type -- A secret of personal power


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